Minor tax increases are proposed for highway and water rates in Elma in next year’s budget. This is to account for increased fuel costs and at least a 21 percent increase in salt purchases for the highway department.
A new tenant has moved into the former Motorola business center in Elma, expanding the number of companies that use the site along with returning a large workforce to a once closed building.
After only a few days on the job, new Town of Aurora Director of Recreation and Aquatics Chris Musshafen was ready to get his feet wet.
The biannual Local Restaurant Week is just around the corner. This fall, it will take place from Monday, Oct. 20-Sunday, Oct. 26.
A non-traditional approach to “Amazing Grace” will be the theme when singer, songwriter and guitarist Doug Yeomans joins the Reverend Frances Manly for a special Sunday service at the Unitarian Universalist Church of East Aurora at 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 19. The church is located at 94 Buffalo Road.
This weekend, the Aurora Theatre is welcoming two filmmakers who have recently released documentaries with local connections to the Western New York area.
The East Aurora Music Fest committee donated $25,000 last week to two local organizations.
Michael Vanner’s lightning-fast hand-eye coordination is getting national attention. A seventh grader at East Aurora Middle School, he recently earned a spot on Team USA for his performance in August at the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Junior Olympic Games in sport stacking.
The East Aurora golf team has just completed one of its most successful seasons in many years. With a 9-1 record, they are co-champions of the ECIC Small School South division. This brought back memories of some of the greats of East Aurora golf: Joe O'Donnell, Gary Battistoni, Karl Maeder, and more recently, Thad Weir and Zach Felder.